Revered jazz drummer STEVE REID has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 66.
Reid collaborated with Miles Davies, Fela Kuti and James Brown, among others, during his career.
The drummer's longtime friend, DJ Gilles Peterson, says, "Steve was a true inspiration who will be greatly missed."
Reid died in New York on Monday (12Apr10).
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